Located on 438 hectares, the iconic design of Dubai Expo 2020 will be an additional permanent legacy to leverage the surrounding facilities and fostering innovation, education and global collaboration.
The site's master plan has been designed to visualize the country's Expo bid theme: Connecting Minds, Creating the Future. On the south-western edge of the city, equidistant between Dubai and Abu Dhabi and connected to 300 global destinations every day, the site chosen is one of the largest ever earmarked for an Expo world fair. It will be 10 minutes from Jebel Ali Port and situated next to the new Dubai World Central Airport.
The designated site will be able to cater for 247 participants and over 25 million visitors with transport and pedestrian circulation strategies prepared accordingly. Moreover, further connectivity offered through emirates such as Sharjah. The site will also have easy access to several of the city's main expressways, including Sheikh Zayed Road and the Dubai Bypass Road.